Georgia Sales Tax Rate Changes for 2016 Georgia: Sales Tax Handbook


2016 Georgia Sales Tax Changes

Over the past year, there have been five local sales tax rate changes in Georgia. This table lists each changed tax jurisdiction, the amount of the change, and the towns and cities in which the modified tax rates apply. This page will be updated monthly as new sales tax rates are released. For other states, see our list of nationwide sales tax rate changes.

Change Date Tax Jurisdiction Sales Tax Change Cities Affected
February 2016 Douglas County Lowered from 7.00% to 6.00% Douglasville, Lithia Springs and Winston
February 2016 Hancock County
Raised from 7.00% to 8.00%
February 2016 Pulaski County Lowered from 7.00% to 6.00% Hawkinsville
February 2016 Randolph County Lowered from 8.00% to 7.00% Cuthbert, Shellman and Coleman
February 2016 Spalding County
Raised from 6.00% to 7.00%
Griffin, Experiment, Orchard Hill and Sunny Side

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